Fossil Information (Phanerozoic Eon)

ID:155
Fossil Type:Tooth
Fossil Description:Sand Tiger shark - Largetooth or Smalltooth
Status:Extinct
Relative Size:Medium
Class:Chondrichthyes
Subclass:Elasmobranchii
Order:Lamniformes
Family:Odontaspididae
Scientific Name (Genus species):Carcharias hopei (Agassiz, 1843) or Odontaspis cuspidatus (Agassiz, 1843)
Era/Period:Cenozoic/Tertiary
Epoch/Age:Miocene/Eocene
MYA:5 to 23/55
Discovery Location (Water, Land):Atlantic Ocean, Manasquan River Inlet
Discovery Location (City, ST):Manasquan, NJ
Discovery Location (County):Monmouth
Deepest Formation:Manasquan
Color:Dark grey
Collector Name:RLD
Image Filename 1:DSCF3897.jpg
Image Filename 2:DSCF4424.jpg
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